As we reported here, Brandy was this year’s recipient for the prestigious President’s Award at the BMI R&B/Hip Hop Awards, hosted in Atlanta.
Presented to an individual songwriter, composer, or producer who has made exemplary contributions to the art of music and songwriting and profoundly influenced the entertainment industry, last night (August 29) saw B-Rocka join a list of esteemed honorees that in the past has included the likes of Curtis Mayfield, Toni Braxton and and more.
Familiar names like the Grammy-nominated Gospel sensation Kierra Sheard, Jade Novah, and even the R&B veteran’s brother, Ray J, were on hand to tribute her. See highlights from the showing and see her inspiring, tear-filled acceptance speech:
Kierra Sheard sings ‘He Is’
Kierra Sheard sings ‘Have You Ever’
Brandy sings ‘Almost Doesn’t Count’
Brandy sings ‘I Wanna Be Down’
Jade Novah Sings ‘Talk About Our Love’